Stantec and Graham Design Builders LP to Work on Cariboo Memorial Hospital Project

The redevelopment project will add over 100,000 square feet and three stories to the existing hospital.

By HFT Staff


Stantec and Graham Design Builders LP have been awarded the design build contract for the Cariboo Memorial Hospital redevelopment project in British Columbia. The expansion will include inpatient and emergency care, providing the communities of Williams Lake and Cariboo-Chilcotin with access to critical healthcare services. The CAN$366 million project at the Cariboo Memorial Hospital will be delivered via a progressive design-build model. 

Adding over 100,000 square feet and three stories to the existing hospital, the project will include a new emergency department, a 36-bed medical and surgical inpatient unit, a 6-bed maternity services unit, a mental health and substance-use inpatient unit with 8 single-occupancy rooms, and a new pharmacy. 

Engineering solutions deployed on the project include the adoption of technology to improve patient experience, extensive amounts of heat recovery and high efficiency, low carbon mechanical and electrical energy systems resulting in a 72.4 percent reduction in GHG emissions. The project is pursuing Gold certification under LEED Canada BD+C V4. 

Construction will happen in two phases. Phase 1, which includes the addition, will begin in spring 2023 and is expected to finish in fall 2026. Phase 2, which includes renovations to the existing hospital, will begin in fall 2026 and is scheduled to be complete in early 2029. 



May 3, 2023


Topic Area: Construction


Recent Posts

Suicide Offers Reminder of Need for Hospital Security

The incident did not disrupt patient care.


Cleveland Clinic Implements Flagging System for Violence Prevention: Study

The system flags patients with a history of violence.


Northeast Georgia Medical Center Lumpkin Officially Opens

The new 66,000-square-foot hospital is located in Dahlonega, Georgia.


Group Health Cooperative of South Central Wisconsin Experiences Cyber Incident

The incident happened during the early morning on January 25.


Hospital Websites Too Often Share User Data with Third Parties: Study

User privacy can be compromised by sharing website information with external organizations.


 
 


FREE Newsletter Signup Form

News & Updates | Webcast Alerts
Building Technologies | & More!

 
 
 


All fields are required. This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.